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pull back

Translation of pull back in Spanish:

  • 1verb + adverb/verbo + adverbio 1.1 (retreat) [troops/enemy] retirarse 1.2 (withdraw) echarse atrás they pulled back from signing the contract a la hora de firmar el contrato se echaron atrás they pulled back from commmitting themselves no quisieron comprometerse y se echaron atrás
  • 2verb + object + adverb, verb + adverb + object/verbo + complemento + adverbio, verbo + adverbio + complemento [troops] retirar
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